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Video: Something's up with the water

04 March, 2014

Savegreekwater "Παραλιακό καφέ" (Κάτι τρέχει με το νερό)

New advertising campaign taps into public support to keep water as a public good

A voluntary citizens' initiative against the privatisation of Greece's water companies has stepped up its campaign to hammer home the message that water is a public good, not a commodity, by launching its first in a series of TV and radio advertising spots.

Produced by Save Greek Water, this video (in Greek) shows four young people sitting at a seaside cafe. Calling the waitress over the bill, they nearly fall out of their chairs when they're told that the "four normal glasses of water and two specials" comes to €26.

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